N.C. State University

Location: Raleigh, N.C.

Type: four-year, public

Year founded: 1887

Total enrollment (fall 2013): 34,009

Undergraduate enrollment (fall 2013): 24,536

Undergraduate applicants (fall 2013): 25,542

Acceptance rate: 46 percent

Graduation rate (after four years, 2013): 41

In-state undergraduate tuition and fees (2014-15): $4,148.21

Sports nickname: Wolfpack

Website: www.ncsu.edu

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The 2017 class of BME graduates. Photo courtesy of Sandy Henriquez.

What does it mean to get two degrees? Biomedical Engineering program gives a unique experience.

What would happen if you took a nationally-ranked hospital system and school of medicine and combined it with one of the finest engineering programs in the nation? You would get the UNC/North Carolina State University Joint Department of Biomedical Engineering, a unique partnership between the two universities that gives students access to a wealth of resources across both campuses.


UNC system unveiled its new logo Wednesday. Photo courtesy of UNC system.

UNC system happenings for Jan. 30, 2018

N.C. State students take an unusual approach to their solar vehicle competition, astronaut Christina Koch keeps busy as she awaits her first mission, and an ECU professor combines economics, farming and the environment.